STATEMENT OF STRATEGY AND POLICY PRIORITIES
National vision for sustainable development
Ocean-related problems, challenges, concerns the country faces that prohibit/hold back the realization of the vision
Key national policy priorities in line with to the vision and concerns. Could be one or a combination of
Economic focus (e.g., ocean economy, tourism)
Environmental/conservation focus (e.g., protected areas and other protection schemes)
Social focus (for example, the multidimensional equity aspects of ocean economy and ocean conservation)
Existing or planned policy tools, including Marine Spatial Planning (MSP), in response to the priorities
May be arranged according to the priorities (plus MSP). Include stakeholders that should be engaged
2b. Roles of NSO
Particularly environment statistics, SEEA and ocean accounts compilation
That ensures integration across stakeholders, programmes, projects and processes (for example, senior steering committees).
3a. Data sources
May be arranged according to the priorities (plus MSP), including both official and non-official (such as academic, NGO, etc.) data and statistics
3b. Other key documents
Other key documents relevant to ocean data and statistics as well as ocean policy and management
4.Progress related to ocean accounts
Parts of SEEA and ocean accounts that have been compiled/piloted, including efforts in harmonizing & integrating environmental data and statistics
Existing or planned projects
Types of outputs produced
5a. Statistical context
Other statistical development activities, such as statistical legislation, adoption or revision of new standards, new data collection or integration initiatives.
5b. Other international activities
International support for statistical development and measurement of the ocean. May be arranged according to the priorities (plus MSP)
PRIORITIES FOR ACTIONS
6.Priority ocean accounts
What parts of ocean accounts should be prioritized for implementation/further improvement considering information above.
Who could/should be engaged, both nationally and internationally, in the compilation?
CONSTRAINTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Specific constraints under each priority account. Otherwise, key common constraints to progress the compilation/use.
Specific opportunities under each priority account. Otherwise, general opportunities.
7c. Priority actions
To overcome the constraints and take advantage of the opportunities to progress the compilation of priority accounts